Simple + Nourishing Watercress Soup *Vegan

This soup is a classy number. Perfect for dinner parties … we had it for our Christmas Day starter with huge success. I can even get my kids to tuck into this with some chunky toast served alongside. You can easily sub in extra greens too – a handful of spinach or small cup of peas, all goes nicely. Ingredients 75g fresh watercress 1 large … Continue reading Simple + Nourishing Watercress Soup *Vegan

Homemade Non-toxic Cleaning Products

Using homemade cleaning products is not only chemical free and inexpensive, but just as effective as commercially bought ones. It’s amazingly super easy to make them too! I have been making our own general cleaner for 2 years now, and use recipes to unclog drains, descale our kettle, or our post-Christmas oven. According to a recent article in the Independent “Cleaning products as bad for … Continue reading Homemade Non-toxic Cleaning Products

The Best Vegan Chilli in the World ! E V E R …..

OK ..OK – so now I have grabbed your attention, here is my vegan chilli recipe. Now it may not be the best in the world E V E R  ….. but it’s pretty damn close. I have blessed you not once, but twice, as this recipe comes with a video too – hurrah! I’ll include the outtakes (at the bottom of this page) as it … Continue reading The Best Vegan Chilli in the World ! E V E R …..

Deconstructed Miso Vegan Sushi Bowl – Fast + Nourishing

This is not so much a recipe but a guide. It’s simple, nourishing and can easily be made in bulk. It is packed with nutrients, stomach boosting fermented miso and protein rich tofu. As per pack instructions cook enough sushi rice for your needs (make extra it really is lush). Once cooked stir in 1 tsp of miso paste. I use about 1 tsp for … Continue reading Deconstructed Miso Vegan Sushi Bowl – Fast + Nourishing

Raising a Vegan Family / Tips. Supporting your child’s choices / Lunch Ideas

This is one of my most requested posts. For a reason…. let’s be brutally honest – it’s hard. There, I’ve said it raising a vegan family can be hard at the beginning!  This isn’t a anti vegan post – quite the opposite. But I wont ever talk shit …well not about the serious stuff!! Thankfully the hard moments become less and less the longer you … Continue reading Raising a Vegan Family / Tips. Supporting your child’s choices / Lunch Ideas

A year in – being Vegan – *VEGANISM* – PLANTPOWERED FAMILY

A year in …. what have i learnt? …apart from what biscuits are vegan *joking *winkwink “Nothing will benefit health or increase chances of survival on earth as the evolution to a vegetarian diet. ” — Albert Einstein   Well it’s hard to know where to start. It’s a really massive change. We ate mostly plantbased to start with, so I knew my basics.   … Continue reading A year in – being Vegan – *VEGANISM* – PLANTPOWERED FAMILY

Vegan Christmas Dinner- All the Recipes you need for an amazing cruelty free feast

So here is some of the inspiration I’ve used for our Christmas dinner. Click the description or image for each individual recipe link. Jamie Oliver’s Artichoke Brushetta    VIVA recipe club Avocado and smoked tofu salad   Vegan Society Sweet potato soup Jamie’s Oliver’s Sesame roasted Kale     Jamie Oliver’s Vegan Gravy   Jamie Oliver’s Roast vegetable megamix   Forking Fit My Vegan nut … Continue reading Vegan Christmas Dinner- All the Recipes you need for an amazing cruelty free feast

GIFT BUYING GUIDE FOR THE WOMEN IN YOUR LIFE

  This guide is here to help inspire you. Everything on this page I have bought or received as a gift – so vouch for! Jewellery This is the most obvious for all the right reasons. If the right item is purchased – you can’t go wrong. After my engagement ring / wedding ring, my favourite jewellery is a necklace with my daughters newborn finger … Continue reading GIFT BUYING GUIDE FOR THE WOMEN IN YOUR LIFE

CAMP BESTIVAL 2017 VEGAN FOOD LIST – FAMILY FESTIVAL

It rained … there I’ve said it. To be honest after our recent luck even after reading the weather forecast I kind of ignored it. But it definitely rained …a lot! I’m going to share with you a vegan guide to Camp Bestival. I basically selflessly ate all the food at all the stalls – so you know where to go when you go next … Continue reading CAMP BESTIVAL 2017 VEGAN FOOD LIST – FAMILY FESTIVAL